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Dementia is an umbrella term for a range of progressive conditions that affect the brain. Regardless of which type of dementia is diagnosed and what part of the brain is affected, each person will experience dementia in their own unique way.

This dementia awareness training will help you understand dementia and support those with dementia, whether that be in the workplace or at home.

Course content

Modules you will cover in this Dementia Awareness Training:

  1. Module 1 - An introduction to dementia- In this Dementia Awareness module you will cover the how the brain is affected by dementia and the impact on individuals. We look at risk factors and the statistics behind dementia.
  2. Module 2 - Types of dementia. In this Dementia Awareness module you will look at the different types of Dementia; Alzheimer's disease, Vascular dementia, Mixed dementia, Dementia with Lewy Bodies, Frontotemporal dementia, Mild cognitive impairment, Young onset dementia and other conditions with may lead to dementia.
  3. Module 3 - Diagnosis and support - In this Dementia Awareness module will cover the dementia diagnosis process, Common Core Principles and ways to support someone with dementia (both in the home and external agencies).


Continuing Professional Development (CPD)

All of our courses are certified. This is done by the CPD certification Service. They have been inspected by an independent assessor and meet national standards.

Is this course right for me?

Everyone can benefit from having a better understanding of learning disabilities, not just in the workplace but in wider society.  By completing this course many preconceived ideas about learning disabilities may be challenged and you will have a increased understanding of the challenges people face, but also the capabilities of people with learning disabilities.

On completion of this course you will be able to print your CPD certified certificate. This can be used as evidence for compliance, audit or CPD hours.  

Remember, if you need to purchase multiple courses you may be eligible for a discount. Contact us to see how we can help you.


  • Fully online course with assessment at the end of each module

  • CPD certified by the CPD certification Service

  • CPD certificate available to download upon completion

  • Audio option (read aloud)

  • Optional learner file resource

  • Approximate 2 hour duration

Optional Formal Accreditation

Most of our courses have the option for formal accreditation through Open College Network West Midlands.

What does this mean?

Whilst all of our courses are CPD certified as standard, formal accreditation is done through a National Awarding Body.

What level are the courses?

The majority of our courses are all at a level 2.

How many credits does this course quality for?

This course is a single credit value.

Do I need to do any extra work?

You will be required to compete a learner file which is available once logged in. This is an enabled PDF so you can type your answer in. You will upload this in your learning area along with your learner registration form. We will then mark your learner file and provide feedback. 

Once this is complete we will put a request in to Open College Network West Midlands for your formal certificate.

How do I get my formal certificate?

This will be posted out to you once we receive it from the awarding body. It is sent recorded delivery.